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30 Creative Home Office Ideas: Working from Home in Style

Working from home has become more than a trend. Hard-working people the world over try to find the best way to accommodate a creative and inspiring …

Former Taxi Driver's Candid Shots of New York Over Three Decades

New York photographer Matt Weber has been pursuing his fascination with the Big Apple for more than three decades. For six years he worked as a taxi cab driver and witnessed the city from a unique perspective. Eventually, he stepped out of his cab and ventured into the streets to pursue his true …

Street Photography

71 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014: ‘The Hunger Games,’ ‘Gone Girl,’ And More

We waded through more than 600 films to bring you the best of 2014. From Wes Anderson and Paul Thomas Anderson movies to blockbuster sequels, here's …

The 50 Most Dazzling Pictures From Space

Taking pictures in space ain’t just point and shoot. When a spacecraft is billions of miles from home, it takes an awful lot of data processing and …

Top 10 family travel destinations for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>Planning a family vacation can become a series of questions followed by several attempts to get everyone from grandparents to parents …

Loneliness

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

Apps

The Best Traveler Photographs of 2013

National <i>Geographic Traveler’</i>s director of photography, <b>Dan Westergren</b>, has the distinct pleasure (and sometimes pain) of choosing which photographs run in the magazine.<p>The award-winning photographers assigned to our stories come back from the field with such a rich variety of images that it can be …

A Small Brooklyn Townhouse with Exotic Details and Luscious Colors

Miles Redd uses rich hues and exotic details.<p>This is decorating with a capital D. Miles Redd transforms a small, two-rooms-per-floor townhouse in Brooklyn into with rich color, exotic accents, and gorgeous wallpapers.

Interior Design

Arresting Photos of Indonesia's Erupting Mount Sinabung

Don't even think of knocking Nando's

Don't sneer at Nando's – it's a sign that the food on British high streets is better than its European equivalent<p>Being an utter food snob is a contrary business. Take the story of Christopher Poole, the chap who's attempting to eat in every one of the 1,000-plus branches of Nando's worldwide so he …

Selfies at night: Canadian photographer immerses himself in the wilderness - in pictures

Paul Zizka takes photos of himself in the wilderness of Canada. He began photographing night scenes but by adding himself into the shot he created a relationship between the central figure in the image and the nature around him. Paul uses the HDR technique to achieve these results

Pro Ballerina Dances Her Way Through Her Pregnancy in ‘Ballet Beautiful’ Photos

Creative women the world over have been documenting their pregnancies in, well, creative ways for a long time now. From stop-motion time-lapses to …

Ostrich causes chaos in Tunbridge Wells as it races traffic at 40mph

Motorists slammed on the brakes after spotting the flightless bird speeding up and down the busy main road<p>An ostrich caused traffic chaos in Tunbridge Wells after running beside cars at more than 40mph.<p>The escaped bird was spotted running past 20 cars on the main road between the villages of …

Realistic Stacks of Old Newspapers, Cash, and Comic Books Carved from a Single Piece of Wood by Randall Rosenthal | Colossal

<p>The subject of Randall Rosenthal’s artwork at times seem inconsequential. Stacks of old newspapers and magazines, a comic book collection in a …

"Time Capsule" Apartment in Paris Found Untouched for 70 Years

Some people might take a vacation and leave their residence unmanned for a few weeks or even months, but one apartment in Paris was left isolated for about 70 years. The beautifully preserved space, which belonged to the granddaughter of the late Parisian socialite and actress Marthe de Florian, …

Time Capsules

This Is Why You Can Never Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

We start every new year with the feeling of a clean slate, a time that we can set our goals and intentions and actually make the changes we want to see in our lives, to get rid of those nagging bad habits and usher in some good ones. But by February, many of our resolutions are already abandoned or …

Sherlock: Martin Freeman's grumpy audition nearly cost him Watson role

The Hobbit star says his mood was so low after his wallet was stolen that the show's producers thought he wasn't interested<p>The Sherlock actor Martin Freeman has revealed how he almost missed out on the role of Dr John Watson because he was so grumpy at his audition after the theft of his wallet.<p>The …

Need an extra dose of Sherlock? Head to the art shrine where he fell

Graffiti near Bart's hospital inspired by the BBC's Sherlock adds a new dimension to Arthur Conan Doyle's vision of London<p>Sherlock has created its own strange world of street art. Like clues left by Moriarty, or an enigmatic code inscribed by the supposedly dead detective himself, a variety of …

Four New Tech Trends That Should Be Huge In 2014

Obviously, the most interesting events of 2014 can't be predicted. They will be left turns that no one expected. In 2013, it was things like Edward Snowden, the contract system admin who leaked secret documents about the NSA's spying tactics. Or Google buying eight robotics companies including one …

Emerging Technology

Your New Year's horoscope: What’s in the stars for 2014?

ARIES (March 21 – April 20)<p>Family issues are under excellent stars throughout 2014, but when Jupiter is at odds with power planet Pluto in January, you will need to make sure no one gets too big for their boots. A family is also a team and if one person thinks they deserve to be a taller poppy than …

Astrology

Trend Report: A Day in the Life of a Person Who Eats Food in 2014

The word "foodie" is dead. Or if it isn't, it definitely should be. First coined on the completely made-up date of Sept. 29, 2004, "foodie" has become one of those words, like "geek" and "weirdo," that applies to pretty much everyone with Internet access. In fact, almost everything about the food …

Olive Garden

These 5 Things Will Get Cheaper In 2014

Despite the enticing pitches —"We're clearing out!" "Our biggest sale of the year!" "Didn't get what you want? We can fix that!"— experts say sales aren't yet at their best for many items. Waiting until next year could mean better deals on purchases as varied as Caribbean cruises and winter …

Flying

Green Design Predictions for 2014

Happy new year everyone!<p>Though 2013 went by in a flash, we here at Inhabitat are raising our glasses in excitement for what the new year holds. We've …

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Weddings

Sneak-Peek: Top 5 Sky Events of 2014

<b>The New Year promises a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potential surprise meteor shower, among other celestial delights.</b><p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the offing, here are our picks for sky-watching events worth circling on your calendar for 2014.<p><b>1. Total Eclipse of</b> …

Five ways television can save itself in 2014

This was a game-changing year for the television industry, as Netflix—and the rise of other streaming video carriers—forever altered the way that we consume TV. So how are the networks supposed to thrive in this strange new world of streaming, stacking and binge-viewing? By making, and following, …

Televisions

Four Fearless Predictions For The Music Industry In 2014

Tonight 2013 comes to a close, and with it, so does a typically eventful year in the music industry. In the past 12 months, we’ve seen new releases by acts from Jay Z to Katy Perry, continued sparring between streaming services and rights holders–and twerking. So much twerking.<p>Yesterday I reeled …

top 10 countries

These 10 countries are destined for an epic year, whether they’re hosting festivals, cutting the ribbon on new attractions or simply raising their game for travellers. Feast your eyes on 2014's most unmissable destinations.<p>1. Brazil<p><b>All eyes on the pitch for 2014’s World Cup</b><p>A game of beach football …

Travel

Pussy Riot say they still want to topple Vladmir Putin

Punk collective say their attitude has 'not changed' towards Russian President<p>https://link.brightcove.com/services/player/?bctid=2505040160001<br>Pussy …